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Nov 6, 2014 02:46 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
VGo is a four-feet-tall robot with a screen and camera for a head, and can be controlled by brain specialists from miles away. Continue reading →
May 30, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A new technique could lead to treatments for PTSD and Alzheimer's. A better robot brain may still be a ways off.
Sep 30, 2011 05:07 PM ET // Alexander Davies
When you hear "suspended animation," you may think of Ted Williams, or simply dismiss whoever's talking. But that's about to change, as scientists are moving away from freezing the dead, and focusing on the dying. The Food and Drug Administration has approved human trials of a technique developed b...
Jul 11, 2011 07:50 PM ET // Marianne English
Yet more research that will encourage you to stay away from hospitals in July.
Jun 28, 2012 02:37 PM ET // Rose Palazzolo
A two-year-old has a tumor that weighs more than he does removed.
Jun 29, 2012 12:24 PM ET // The DNews Editors
The worm may have entered the man's body through an open cut or from improperly cooked food.
Feb 14, 2012 01:16 PM ET // Kate Prengaman
A massive surge of adrenaline caused by grief or shock can lead to a heart attack.
May 14, 2012 05:56 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Has a whooping cough outbreak in Washington State been caused by parents?
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